Parallel Verses

A Conservative Version

And Omri did that which was evil in the sight of LORD, and dealt wickedly above all who were before him.

New American Standard Bible

Omri did evil in the sight of the Lord, and acted more wickedly than all who were before him.

King James Version

But Omri wrought evil in the eyes of the LORD, and did worse than all that were before him.

Holman Bible

Omri did what was evil in the Lord’s sight; he did more evil than all who were before him.

International Standard Version

Omri practiced what the LORD considered to be evil, doing far more evil than anyone who had reigned before him.

American Standard Version

And Omri did that which was evil in the sight of Jehovah, and dealt wickedly above all that were before him.

Amplified

But Omri did evil in the sight of the Lord, and acted more wickedly than all who came before him.

Bible in Basic English

And Omri did evil in the eyes of the Lord, even worse than all those before him,

Darby Translation

And Omri wrought evil in the sight of Jehovah, and did worse than all that were before him.

Julia Smith Translation

And Omri will do evil in the eyes of Jehovah, and he will be evil above all who were before him.

King James 2000

But Omri did evil in the eyes of the LORD, and did worse than all that were before him.

Lexham Expanded Bible

But Omri did evil in the eyes of Yahweh more than all who were before him.

Modern King James verseion

And Omri did evil in the eyes of Jehovah, and did worse than all who were before him.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

And this Omri wrought wickedness in the eyes of the LORD worse than all that were before him,

NET Bible

Omri did more evil in the sight of the Lord than all who were before him.

New Heart English Bible

Omri did that which was evil in the sight of the LORD, and dealt wickedly above all who were before him.

The Emphasized Bible

And Omri did the thing that was wicked in the eyes of Yahweh, - and did more wickedly than all who were before him;

Webster

But Omri wrought evil in the eyes of the LORD, and did worse than all that were before him.

World English Bible

Omri did that which was evil in the sight of Yahweh, and dealt wickedly above all who were before him.

Youngs Literal Translation

And Omri doth the evil thing in the eyes of Jehovah, and doth evil above all who are before him,

Topics

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
עמרי 
`Omriy 
Usage: 18

in the eyes
עין 
`ayin 
Usage: 372

of the Lord

Usage: 0

and did worse
רעע 
Ra`a` 
Usage: 98

פּנים 
Paniym 
Usage: 2119

References

American

Easton

Fausets

Morish

Context Readings

Israel's King Omri

24 And he bought the hill Samaria of Shemer for two talents of silver. And he built on the hill, and called the name of the city which he built after the name of Shemer, the owner of the hill, Samaria. 25 And Omri did that which was evil in the sight of LORD, and dealt wickedly above all who were before him. 26 For he walked in all the way of Jeroboam the son of Nebat, and in his sins with which he made Israel to sin, to provoke LORD, the God of Israel, to anger with their vanities.



Cross References

Micah 6:16

For the statutes of Omri are kept, and all the works of the house of Ahab, and ye walk in their counsels, that I may make thee a desolation, and the inhabitants thereof a hissing. And ye shall bear the reproach of my people.

1 Kings 14:9

but have done evil above all who were before thee, and have gone and made thee other gods, and molten images to provoke me to anger, and have cast me behind thy back,

1 Kings 16:30-31

And Ahab the son of Omri did that which was evil in the sight of LORD above all who were before him.

1 Kings 16:33

And Ahab made the Asherah. And Ahab did yet more to provoke LORD, the God of Israel, to anger than all the kings of Israel who were before him.

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